Estimator for Signs & Graphics
Horsham, West Sussex
BEL Signs have a position available for an estimator of signage and graphics. This position would be based in our office in Horsham, West Sussex and hours are negotiable. The successful candidate must have previous experience.
This role will see you working as part of a team, working alongside the Director of the company estimating projects that come from a variety of sources such as customers, businesses, local councils, sports clubs, and third party trade inquiries.
- Key Responsibilities:
- Work with the clients to obtain precise requirements and final project goals
- Assist clients with specifications especially on items such as material, lighting and signage techniques
- Calculate costs for labour and materials for large and small bespoke projects
- Process quotes in a timely manner
- Ensure accurate estimating / job costing
- Work alongside the production team to plan, implement and schedule projects in addition to timescales and delivery
- Gather all required project information and input on our computer system to create job sheets and installation guides
- Liaise with subcontracts and third parties
- Prioritise inquiries and projects when required
- Take phone and face-to-face customer inquiries
- Assist with quality control of finished items and projects
- Fill in the necessary paperwork, from original quotations to raising job sheets and purchase orders to delivery notes.
- Essential skills and experience:
- Must have previous experience ideally in sign making or a similar quotation role
- Reliable, self-motivated and confident to work on your own initiative
- Strong attention to detail
- Budgeting and negotiation skills
- Polite and professional
- The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
- Have good technical knowledge
- Good computer skills, numeracy skills with knowledge of Word
- Excellent time management, multi-tasking, and organisational skills
Please send a CV to Peter Bedford: firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
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